Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex hold their baby son in St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle, May 8, 2019. (Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS)
A British radio presenter is apologizing after a writing a racist tweet about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s newborn baby boy.
Danny Baker, who was fired by the BBC on May 9, is accused of mocking the Duchess of Sussex’s heritage with a tweet of a couple holding hands with a chimpanzee dressed in human clothing. The tweet, which Baker deleted, included the caption: “royal baby leaves hospital.”
“This was a serious error of judgment and goes against the values we as a station aim to embody,” a BBC spokesperson said in a statement to The North Star. “Danny’s a brilliant broadcaster but will no longer be presenting a weekly show with us.”
Baker vehemently apologized for the racist image in a…
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